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The Daily Roundup for 9/1/16

Posted on the 02 September 2016 by Worldwide @thedomains

Welcome to the Daily Roundup for September 1, 2016

We took a break for the month of August with so many out doing other things but now we will be back with a Daily post.

Domain movements spotted by Mike

Former Marchex domain names sold by @GoDaddy/ @namefind:

  • AnySearch. com
  • Guaranteedresults. com
  • Interpreneur. com
  • Sportagent. com
  • Spygirl. com

Sales by @GoDaddy/@namefind of our old domains:


Other moves

Warner Brothers drops the domain names &  immediately registered by

UDRP is filed on the domain name  Here is what you see on the domain:

Nice Domain Name sold to CertCloud, Inc. as it clears @sedo escrow.

Lou.XYZ sold to someone in China as domain clears escrow at Sedo. has been sold; now in escrow @namefind has been sold now at escrow @namefind; was owned under privacy. acquired by CSC Global client Energy Beverages LLC from BuyDomains.

Home Box Office hand registers the domains HBODeuce. com; HBOTheDeuce. com; TheDeuceHBO. com and which was owned by Tucows/YummyNames was bought by unknown client of mark monitor.

Microsoft registers the domain through mark monitor yesterday.

Chinese Domain News

Kassey Lee reported: caught by DropCatch on August 29 for $9,560 has excellent Chinese meaning. Bai Fu Mei is 3-pin and has only 8 characters. The name may refer to 白富美 (white, rich, and beautiful), which is a popular phrase in China to refer to girls that have white skin color and are well off, beautiful, stylish, and elegant. Source:

微 在 (Wei Zai), Chinese equivalent of Buzzfeed, received Pre-A Series funding. Official website uses Wezeit .com where “we” is English and “zeit” is German. That’s tough to remember. Source:

Leadinfo .com sold on West .xyz markeplace for $1k to overseas buyer. Two-way trade will become the norm. Source:

NLLL developed into site. Tour operator 8只小猪 (meaning 8 pigs) recently received Pre-A Series funding. Official website uses 8pig .com. Source:

Domain Industry Stocks

Alphabet Inc GOOGL 791.40 +1.55 (0.20%)

Godaddy Inc GDDY 32.60 +0.22 (0.68%)

Rightside Group Ltd NAME 9.38 -0.05 (-0.53%)

Minds + Machines Group… MMX 11.50 +0.12 (1.10%)

Centralnic Group PLC CNIC 42.05 -0.95 (-2.21%)

Verisign, Inc. VRSN 74.81 +0.36 (0.48%)

Neustar Inc NSR 25.65 +0.24 (0.94%)

Tucows Inc. (USA) TCX 27.26 -0.14 (-0.51%)

Endurance Intl. Group… EIGI 7.97 +0.02 (0.25%)

United Internet AG UTDI 37.19* +0.33 (0.88%) Group Inc WEB 17.77 +0.31 (1.78%)

Melbourne IT Limited MLB 1.90* 0.00 (0.00%)

Bitcoin/Crypto News

Ad-Blocking Browser Brave Launches Bitcoin Micropayments

Brave founder and CEO Brendan Eich told CoinDesk how the startup’s technology can be used to give users the power to reward websites with content they enjoy and practices they agree with.

Internet/Mobile News

Clickz – Which is the king of mobile: China or US? Where is the biggest opportunity?

The numbers for mobile subscribers and mobile web users in China are mind blowing, but when the enormity of the population is taken into account, how does China compare with the US on mobile? -“Foghorn” takes users out of phish-fighting with DNS “greylisting”

Prototype security tool stops clicks on bad links, blocking DNS lookup for 24 hours.

Funny/Unfortunate recently expired name of the day Registered in 2006

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